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iPhone 4 Antenna Issue Affects Transmission as Well [Video]

iPhone 4 Antenna Issue Affects Transmission as Well [Video]

Posted June 26, 2010 at 4:59pm by iClarified · 14792 views
The iPhone 4 has been widely criticized for an antenna issue that affects reception. Now it's been discovered that transmission is affected as well.

YouTube user and iPhone 4 owner Mike "Mself27" has posted a video demonstrating the problem.

Demonstration of the new iPhone 4 showing problems with TRANSMISSION as well as reception. Note the substantial signal degradation (and subsequent audio dropout) at 2:45-2:50 and 2:58-3:01. By simply MOVING MY FINGER along the side of the iPhone, I can get the call to drop signal and audio!!

Take a look at the video below...

[via Gizmodo]


iPhone 4 Antenna Issue Affects Transmission as Well [Video]
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bsoares
bsoares - June 28, 2010 at 10:05am
I've noticed that bluetooth connectivity drops too as I touch both sides of the antennas.
tims0891
tims0891 - June 28, 2010 at 9:50am
Now I am not saying that certain cell phones are the best and flawless...they all have their issues, however, it seems as though that through the track record of Apple and their product releases, that they have become more disconnected from their customers wants and wishes and concerns and more focused on, “Get it out, FAST!” The fact that they take the customization process out of their technology is sad for the end user. When will the day come that they apply this mindset to their computer systems. Forcing us all to have to abide by the APPLE only way or you don’t get anything for your systems.
medina
medina - June 27, 2010 at 1:11pm
I found a solution! Dress up your iPhone 4 with an iPhone 4 Bumper. Choose one of six colors — white, black, blue, green, orange, or pink — and slip it around the edge of your iPhone 4.
Next Episode
Next Episode - June 27, 2010 at 12:38am
This dude needs a girl in his life
Powell Crack
Powell Crack - June 27, 2010 at 12:04pm
totally agree with you!!!
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